Recommended Books

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Subject to updates as needed.


The Hero with a Thousand Faces – Provides an excellent look into the Hero’s Journey, the foundation of any good novel.

On Writing – An informative, if humorous, piece by Stephen King. He covers the basics of prose editing to finding an agent and getting published.

Autobiography of a Yogi – A biography of an Indian scholar, spiritual master, and writer. It puts the art of writing into perspective.

The Frugal Editor – A book on prose editing and agent selection, particularly for writers who are on hard times.

The Emotional Thesaurus – A manual for writers on how to display emotion in characters. It will bring your characters to life.

The Story of With – An inspiring piece on writing, art, religion, and more. This book contains empowering messages catered towards Christians that many have found helpful.

Health & Wellness

“The body cannot live without the mind.”

—Morpheus, The Matrix

In an ever toxic, stressful world, it’s hard to muster the motivation, energy, and clarity of thought to flourish as writers. Nutrition and exercise are ever important, even for writers.

Below are some websites, channels, and supplement companies that have benefited many. Do thorough research and discuss these options with your healthcare provider before making any decisions.

Beyond Training – A lengthy manual on biohacking and better living. Includes ways to improve IQ, work efficiency, and creativity. The author, Ben Greenfield, also has a second book: Boundless.

Nutrition & Physical Degeneration – An older book by Weston A. Price on the forgotten art of nutrition.

Celery Juice Miracles – A book on celery juice by Anthony William; a simple, yet miraculous drink that has helped thousands.

Ancestral Supplements – Caters to carnivore, primal lifestyles with glandulars as medicine.

Global Healing – Provides tinctures with high-quality, whole food ingredients catering to vegans.

Vimergy – Sells whole food vitamin and mineral supplements.

StrengthSide – Youtube channel with excellent DIY stretches and mobility routines that freshen the mind.